Disclosure of Grant and Contribution Awards

Grant and Contribution Details: 2016-2017 - 4th Quarter
Recipient Name: YORKTON TRIBAL COUNCIL
Location: Yorkton, Saskatchewan, Canada
Date: 2017-03-08
Value: $100,000.00
Type: Contribution
Purpose: This project aims to address gaps in services linked to the lack of sentencing circles over recent years in the Yorkton Tribal Council's (YTC) service region. More particularly, the YTC will develop materials aimed at addressing these gaps including: a "Sentencing Circle Request" form, an information document which outlines the purpose of sentencing circles, and an updated Justice Guidebook relating to Restorative Justice, Sentencing Circles, and Gladue factors. The project also includes the development of Education and Training activities including a 2-day Sentencing Circle training program for justice system stakeholders as well as 2 one-day Cross-cultural workshops designed to create positive working relationships between First Nations peoples, organizations or service providers and government service providers. The YTC also proposes to undertake a one-month study to determine how many First Nation individuals are being sentenced in provincial court, and how many of those senten
Comments: Multi-year Project: from 20162017 to 20172018
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